About the Pilgrimage
One Week in France Could Change Your Life
Dynamic Catholic will take you to places and give you opportunities that most people never get to experience. Celebrate Mass in Sacre-Coeur Basilica, visit Notre Dame Cathedral, tour the Louvre Museum, dip your hand in the healing water of Lourdes, and more.
Day 1Depart United States
Your pilgrimage begins with an overnight flight(s) to Lourdes. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board.
Day 2Arrive in Lourdes
You will be transported to your hotel to check in and unpack. Join the other pilgrims for Mass, dinner, and a Welcome meeting. End the evening with praying the rosary and candlelight procession.
Guided tour of Lourdes. Lunch in the gardens of Hotel Chapelle et Parc. Blessed Sacrament Procession to the Basilica of St. Pius X, Adoration, and Anointing of the Sick (optional). Dinner, pray the rosary, and candlelight procession.
Stations of the Cross and a documentary film about Lourdes. The afternoon is yours! Suggestion: Visit the Grotto of Massabielle. Group dinner, pray the rosary, and candlelight procession.
Day 5Depart Lourdes, Arrive in Paris
Celebrate Mass at Sacre-Coeur Basilica and explore Montmartre. Group lunch, check in to your hotel, and spend the afternoon sightseeing and shopping. Meet for dinner and a cruise on the Seine River.
Tour Paris. Visit the Shrine of the Miraculous Medal, the Church of St. Vincent de Paul, and Notre Dame Cathedral. Spend the afternoon exploring on your own. Meeting and dinner at the hotel.
Go on a full-day excursion to Lisieux, home of the Carmelite monastery where St. Therese spent her years as a nun. Enjoy lunch at the Ermitage Saint Therese. Dinner will be back in Paris.
Tour the Louvre Museum. See Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa and hundreds of other works of art. Spend your last afternoon in Paris any way you like. Farewell meeting and group dinner.
Day 9Depart Paris
Say “au revoir,” and revel in the memories as the bus transports you to the airport for your flight home.